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Family Night Hike & S’mores

January 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Ages 6+ From the bright stars to the refreshing crisp air, night is one of the best times to explore nature in the winter. Discover some common constellations, learn the phases of the moon, look and listen for nocturnal animals, and learn a trick to make your head look like it has disappeared! Roast a marshmallow over the fire for a S’more once we return! Limited to 12 people. Heavy rain will cancel. Members: $7/person | Non-Members: $10/person REGISTER

Sunday Art Explorers

January 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Add an art experience to your early Sunday visit! Stop by the outside of the Overbrook building (rear) anytime from 10 –11:30 am to do a quick craft to take home! Materials will not be shared and will be cleaned before reuse. Our setup will allow for social distancing between families. Rain cancels. Members: FREE | Non-members: FREE with Admission

Super Succulents

January 31 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
151 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903 United States

Ages 7+ Succulents are incredibly popular lately! Learn about some of the common types of succulents, decorate two pots, and plant two non-cactus succulents to take home! Program includes all materials for the project. Limited to 8 participants. Children age 7 and up may be dropped off for this program. All participants must have a ticket. Members: $15 | Non-Members: $20 REGISTER

Owl Moon Owl Prowl

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Ages 5+ Winter is a great time for owls as they are very active. Join us for a reading of Jane Yolen’s “Owl Moon,” and then head out to the trails where we’ll try to call in our local owls here at SM&NC. We’ll also see what else is out and about in winter. Limited to 10 participants. Heavy rain will cancel. Members: $7/person | Non-Members: $10/person REGISTER

Saturdays with the Artist: PATRICIA LASPINO

February 6 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Patricia Laspino will be on site in the galleries on Saturdays throughout February to speak with visitors about conservation, orchids, and her work in her solo exhibition, Global Garden: Resonant Beauty. Free and open to the public with admission.

Sunday Art Explorers

February 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Add an art experience to your early Sunday visit! Stop by the outside of the Overbrook building (rear) anytime from 10 –11:30 am to do a quick craft to take home! Materials will not be shared and will be cleaned before reuse. Our setup will allow for social distancing between families. Rain cancels. Members: FREE | Non-members: FREE with Admission

SuperbOWL Sunday!

February 7 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
151 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903 United States

Session 1: 12:30–1:30 pm, Session 2: 2–3 pm, Session 3: 3-4 pm Ages 5+ Celebrate one of our favorite days of the year: SuperbOWL Sunday! No matter who is playing in the big game, there is always great offense and defense in the owl world. Discover the types of owls that call Connecticut home, test yourself with Owl Call Jeopardy, meet our non-releasable barred owl, and dissect your own owl pellet. Class is limited to 10 registrants per session. Children…

Naked Eye Astronomy: Members Only

February 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Join us for an evening on the Meadow to see what’s up in the skies! Learn how to identify common constellations with your eyes and check out what phase the moon is currently in. Hear stories behind common stars and discover the latest happenings in astronomy. Limited to 20 Members. Participants may bring their own telescopes if they wish; SM&NC will not have telescopes available. Rain/heavy cloud cover will cancel. We will notify registrants by e-mail if program is cancelled. Pre-registration is…

Saturdays with the Artist: PATRICIA LASPINO

February 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Patricia Laspino will be on site in the galleries on Saturdays throughout February to speak with visitors about conservation, orchids, and her work in her solo exhibition, Global Garden: Resonant Beauty. Free and open to the public with admission.

Sunday Art Explorers

February 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Add an art experience to your early Sunday visit! Stop by the outside of the Overbrook building (rear) anytime from 10 –11:30 am to do a quick craft to take home! Materials will not be shared and will be cleaned before reuse. Our setup will allow for social distancing between families. Rain cancels. Members: FREE | Non-members: FREE with Admission